Spraddle leg or other??

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by mumtoakl, Jan 3, 2015.

  1. mumtoakl

    mumtoakl New Egg

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    Hi, we have finally hatched our first baby. Ender was born @340 on jam 1st. We've noticed he still isn't walking well. I thought it might be spraddle leg and I used a band aid to bind the legs but is almost as if the tendons are tight as if you hold him upside down the one leg doesn't come out like the other I have a pic of him sitting. Is there anything else I can do?? [​IMG]
     
  2. Eggcessive

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    mumtoakl New Egg

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    Ty he has electrolytes in the water. I'll have to go get the vitamins. I've tried to sports tape the tendon and he's not happy. I wish there were more videos on how to do this. I would hate to have to cull him. Any idea what a vet charges??
     
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    Eggcessive True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    You can use polyvisol without iron baby vitamins 2-3 drops by mouth daily also. The poultry vitamins go a lot farther, especially the jars of vitamin powder that is added to water.
     

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